Netherlands 2016, 14 min, Dutch, Hebrew & English subtitles

He was named after Che Guevara, “But he fought for the good guys, and I like the bad guys”. At 12 years old, after his parents’ separation and the travels that followed it, Che puts on a tough act, but his true emotions shine through the cracks.

Previous Festivals:

IDFA, CPH:DOX, Thessaloniki, Cinekid, DMZdocs South Korea


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Director & Script: Elsbeth Fraanje
Production: Willem Baptist, Nienke Korthof
Production Company: Tangerine Tree
Editing: Ralf Verbeek, Daan Wijdeveld
Cinematography: Rogier Timmermans
World Sales: Tangerine Tree (


Elsbeth Fraanje is a documentary filmmaker, she graduated in 2011 at Utrecht School of Arts and is an alumnus of the Kids & Docs Workshop. Her graduation film Bound to Dance was broadcasted worldwide by TV5Monde. Her debute documentary Suburban God (2013) was selected for the Dutch Golden Calf Competition.